suppurative appendicitis

sup·pu·ra·tive ap·pen·di·ci·tis

acute appendicitis with purulent exudate in the lumen and wall of the appendix.
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Here, we report the case of a pediatric patient infected with Blastocystis that was manifested by gastroenteritis associated with suppurative appendicitis and peritonitis.
Histopathologic observation revealed acute suppurative appendicitis with ulcerations extending deep into the muscularis, which was covered with a suppurative and fibrinous exudate.
Other authors have also suggested the same reasons for true gangrenous or suppurative appendicitis developing in the course of measles.